Don your costumes and masks and join in the fun as the UCLA Fowler Museum celebrates Carnaval.
In conjunction with the Fowler exhibition on Carnaval, the UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History hosts a day of art, food, music, dance, costumes, face painting, and even a parade.
Let the good time roll!
12 - 1 PM -- Art Workshops
Prep for the parade with these activities:
1 - 2:30 PM -- Campus Parade
March in the Carnival procession along with these performance troupes:
Costume competition with cash prizes! To march in the procession as a group, download a registration form at www.fowler.ucla.edu or call 310-825-9672. Participants of all ages are welcome!
2:30 - 5 PM -- Live Stage Performances
3 PM -- Guided Tour of the Carnaval! Exhibition - meet in the Fowler lobby
Also scheduled - face painting, raffle prizes - including a chance to win a flight to Brazil - food booths - featuring flavors from around the world, including New Orleans' specialties beignets and more.
All Day: Open Galleries - Enjoy spectacular costumes, masks, photographs, and videos of Carnival celebrations around the world, including a final gallery dedicated to New Orleans.
Wednesday - Sunday, noon - 5 PM
Thursday until 8 PM
Closed Monday and Tuesday
Date: Saturday, April 08, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Fowler Museum of Cultural History
enter Westwood & Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Cost: Free and open to the public; parking is available in lot 4 for $8.
Convenient Fowler parking is at the northeast or southeast ends of lot 4.
Fowler Museum of Cultural History Tel: 310-825-4361
Sponsor(s): Fowler Museum at UCLA